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FG must guarantee freedom of speech, movement – Ikokwu

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SECOND Republic politician and a member of the Ime-Obi (inner caucus), of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Guy Ikokwu, has urged the Federal Government to ensure freedom...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Otti returns for Abia governorship race

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Dr. Alex Otti, a former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance ( APGA ) in the 2015 general elections in Abia on Friday declared his interest to run again in 2019. Otti, a...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Delta APC quakes as Oshiomhole overrules Oyegun

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WHILE he ruled Edo State as Governor some years back, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, now the national chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, did not camouflage his plan to take over the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Direct Primaries: How far can a candidate go in buying votes?

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By Omeiza Ajayi Nigeria’s rising cost of politics have for several years become a source of concern with the 2015 general elections reported in some quarters to have gulped over N1 trillion....

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Why PDP will win 2019 Presidential election – Senator Gershom Bassey

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Senator Gershom Bassey is the Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources, Upstream and Senator representing Cross River South in the senate. In this interview, he expresses optimism...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Ayodele Fayose and Ekiti polls: A death knell for godfatherism?

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At a high-octane Lagos State event last year, outgoing governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, was the only governor present in the opposition. When protocol announced his presence, the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

How dignitaries stormed Ex-Governor Adebayo daughter’s wedding

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Celebrities from all walks of life gathered last Friday to felicitate with former Ekiti State governor, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo and his wife, Angela as their daughter Morenike Adebayo married...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Fayose , Fayemi and advanced stomach infrastructure

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In 2014, Ekiti governorship election held. The results astounded everyone. The opposition party in the state walloped the incumbent governor. Fayose won in all local government areas. Fayose ...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Money! Money!! Money!!! Ekiti was like a bad movie – Prominent Nigerians react

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A week ago today many Nigerians had their hearts focused on the governorship election going on in Ekiti State. However, for those who were on ground in Ekiti for the election, their eyes were...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti governorship election: A week after

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There is no doubt that the echoes of the July 14, 2018 Ekiti governorship election will linger for a while, and will continue to elicit mixed reactions. As the Independent National Electoral...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti poll: Implement Uwais panel report to checkmate riggings—NHRC

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By Abdulwahab Abdulah The Nigerian Human Rights Community, NHRC, a group of civil societies and non governmental organisations, have called on the Federal government to implement the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

The question about Tinubu’s happiness with Fayemi’s victory

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Victory is sweet and so it seems for supporters of Dr. Kayode Fayemi after his emergence as governor-elect in the Ekiti State governorship election. Undoubtedly, the victory is changing...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Interesting fallouts from the Ekiti election

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If you asked many people to mention the person Fayemi contested against in last Saturday’s election, the name that would most likely come up would be Fayose. Many of us would be hard put to...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

US groups warn of security threats to 2019 Nigeria election

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Widespread violence in Nigeria could affect next year’s presidential election, two US pro-democracy groups said on Friday. Voters in Africa’s most populous nation go to the polls in...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

NLC President begs Fayemi to offset Ekiti salary arrears

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National President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba has asked the Ekiti state governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi not to renege on his campaign promises and ensure the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →